Ulf (Thorgilsson) Thrugilsson

Ulf (Thorgilsson) Thrugilsson

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Ulf af Skåne "the Earl, Jarl, Ulufius, Ulfui, Styrbiorn" Thrugilsson formerly Thorgilsson aka Thorgilson, Wulfsige Sprakling
Born about in Hålland, Jamtland, Swedenmap
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
Husband of — married before [location unknown]
Died about in Roskilde, Denmarkmap
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Ulf the Earl

Ulf, son of Thurgils Sprakkalegg[1][2]; Ulf Jarl[3]
Patrynomics: Thorgilsson[3][4]
d. btw 1020 - 29 SEP 1027 Denmark[citation needed]
bur. after 29 SEP 1027 Hellige-Trefolg, Kirken, Roskilde, Denmark[citation needed]

Titles

  • c.1024:Regent of Denmark[3]

Parents

Father: Thurgils Sprakelegg[1] (985 - 1001) b. UPPSALA, SWEDEN[citation needed]
Mother: SIGRID SPRAKALEGG OR (L) SPRAKLING b: BET 935 AND 981 in HALLAND, SWEDEN[citation needed]
Mother: Okänd[citation needed]

Marriage and Issue

m. Estrid Svendsdatter (Cnut's sister) abt.1015/16[3]. Issue:
  • ASBJORN (L) ULFSEN SPRACKLING b: BET 1002 AND 1022 in DENMARK
  • BJORN BIORN ESTRI (NOTES) DENMARK (L) ULFUSSON b: BET 953 AND 1001
  • SVEND OR SWEYN II ULFSSON KING OF (L) DENMARK b: BET 988 AND 1020 in ENGLAND
  • EADNOTH "THE STALLER" THANE OF (L) GLOUCESTER b: ABT 1030 in ENGLAND
  • GYTHA (L) ULFSDOTTER b: BET 997 AND 1005[5]

Timeline

988: Born[6]

1009: leader - Danish raid on England

1023-1025: Governor of Jomsborg

1017: Earl (Jarl) in England

from 1026: Regent of Denmark

joined the alliance of Olav II King of Norway and Anund King of Sweden to oppose his brother-in-law King Knud[7]

He was made an Earl in England by Knud.

joined brother's alliance to oppose Knud in 1026.

31 Dec 1026: killedd in Roskildebt in Trefoldighedskirke.[8]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Searle, 1899
  2. alias: Eilif[citation needed]
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Wikipedia: Ulf the Earl
  4. www.hull.ac.uk
  5. Entered by Sheri Sturm.
  6. ALTERNATE BIRTH: BEFORE 977
    Ulf was the father of Sweyn Estridson, and thus the ancestor of Danish royal house which would rule Denmark 1047-1375.
  7. Entered by Sheri Sturm.
  8. Death: BET 25 DEC 1026 AND 29 SEP 1027 in MURDERED ON ORDERS OF CANUTE I (HIS BROTHER IN LAW) IN ROSKILDE, DENMARK


Sources

Searle, W.G. (1899). Anglo-Saxon Bishops, Kings, and Nobles: The Succession of the Bishops and the Pedigrees of the Kings and Nobles, (pp.355). London: Cambridge University Press. [archive.org

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